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Address: Institut fur Stadtgeschichte | Munzgasse 9, 60311 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Phone Number:
+49 69 21236276
08:30 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 08:30 - 17:00

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Beautiful church

The church was gorgeous. Right downtown and worth the 15 min walk through. We were able to gear where we were by the tall steeple.

Reviewed 10 February 2017
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Reviewed 10 February 2017

The church was gorgeous. Right downtown and worth the 15 min walk through. We were able to gear where we were by the tall steeple.

Thank puccifamily2016
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99 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We attempted to visit one day but realised "everything" is closed Ascension day. Tried again - outside looked identical to day it was closed but a door opened. We hadn't thought & 2 of us had frozen drinks. Woman looked at us and said nothing. No signs apparent as to where to go so we enquired. Man behind the desk... More 

Thank confusedAussie
Zurich, Switzerland
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228 reviews
144 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I visited the exhibit on the history of frankfurt after the war. was very nicely done the Kloster itself is quite interesting with nice paintings on the walls.

Thank Fran R
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

At the moment you can see a special exhibition what Frankfurt looked like in the fifties. The town was severely damaged. Only very few buildings were reconstructed. Many people in this town were fascinated by the "American way of life". This exhibition gives an impression how life was in the 50s. It is a very impressive building, which was built... More 

Thank dowo
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

This complex was once the Carmelite Monastery, dating from the 1300s. It was secularized in the early 1800s, but the very interesting mural paintings from 1514-21 survived. The entire complex was heavily damaged in World War II. It appears that most of the wall paintings survived, but there are no English explanations at all. The attendant turned on the lights... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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Reviewed 19 May 2014

The Karmeliterkloster is free to visit and has some beautiful frescos from the 16th century, depicting the life of Jesus in the cloister and a fresco depicting the life of the Carmelita monks in the refrectory. For €2 you can hire a audio guide with extensive information about the artwork. There are also some modern art exhibits by local Frankfurt... More 

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